Funding Agencies & Organizations

Funders of capacity building efforts for stewardship of oceans and coasts include government agencies, public and private foundations, individuals, and others.

Known primarily for their monetary contributions, they are critical to the implementation of capacity building programs. Funders also provide physical, personnel, and other forms of support to a project. Monetary support can range from hundreds to millions of US dollars.

Use these links to find information on funders, including the kinds of programs they support, the amount of money granted, and how to apply for funding.

Governmental Agencies

United States Federal Agencies

International Agencies

Private Foundations

United States Foundations

International Foundations